Situated in one of Mexico’s most majestic regions, The St. Regis Kanai Resort, Riviera Maya offers an unparalleled destination wedding experience. Couples may fully immerse themselves in Riviera Maya culture by partaking in events like Mayan ceremonies, while also customizing every detail of their wedding weekend to reflect their unique tastes. Tania Vargas, the property’s Catering Sales Manager, shares more about hosting destination weddings at this stunning resort.

GO: What makes The St. Regis Kanai Resort, Riviera Maya such a special place for destination weddings?

A: The St. Regis Kanai Resort, Riviera Maya offers breathtaking views from each of its 124 guestrooms, 19 suites, and the Presidential Suite, promising a glamorous and unforgettable experience. Design elements draw inspiration from ancient Mayan artistic manifestations. Rich materials evoking the surrounding elements are found in hanging mirrors, ceramic light pendants and intricate walnut wood-carved headboards. Bespoke interiors are enhanced by either a private terrace or a plunge pool for the enjoyment of captivating oceanfront sunrises and sunsets.

GO: When is your busiest time of year, and how far in advance should couples book if they hope to secure a wedding date during those months?

A: Our recommended booking time for Social Events Group is one year in advance. Please consider that the guestrooms and venue reservations are subject to the hotel’s availability.

GO: How many wedding guests can you accommodate?

A: The St. Regis Kanai Resort, Riviera Maya is a premier setting for exquisite gatherings. With over 45,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor event space across 6 distinguished meeting venues accommodating up to 600 guests, the resort will bring inimitable grace to any event: from executive meetings to gala celebrations:

- 45,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor event space

- 6 meeting venues for up to 600 guests

- Oceanfront outdoor event venue with beach access

GO: Are hotel room buyouts for destination weddings available?

A: Yes, based on the hotel’s availability.

GO: Are onsite wedding planners available for the destination wedding process?

A: Yes, we have an in-house event organizer for everything from planning, to organizing the rundown of events.

GO: What indoor and outdoor wedding spaces are available for ceremonies and receptions?

A: The Grand Lawn (beachside garden venue for Cocktail 450 guests, Reception 200 guests), The Beach (various seaside areas, each one with capacity for Ceremony 200 guests, Reception 100 guests), La Ceiba (private outdoors ocean view terrace for up to 150 guests), Astor Ballroom (6,297 sq. ft, with a capacity for Ceremony 400 guests, Reception 200 people).

GO: What incentives does The St. Regis Kanai Resort, Riviera Maya offer couples and their guests that set you apart?

A: We offer…

- Complimentary upgrade to Suite during the group’s dates for Contracts of 25 rooms per night.

- Complimentary room for Bride & Groom during the group’s dates for Contracts of 45 rooms per night.

- Welcome amenities for couple during check in day.

- Newlyweds’ amenity for the couple during Wedding night.

- 15% discount on Spa treatments, Bar and Restaurant consumption (except Toro)

- Waived resort fee

- Waived room rental fee

GO: Food is such an important element at a wedding. Tell us about your wedding menu options.

A: The St. Regis Kanai Resort, Riviera Maya offers bespoke wedding menus for each event with a range of unique culinary flavors from International, French and Mediterranean refined cuisines to the enticing Latin and Mexican local touches.

GO: Service is imperative in the wedding industry. What amenities does the property offer couples and their guests?

A: Some of our amenities include…

- Signature St. Regis Butler Service for all room categories

- Signature turndown service

- 24-hour in-room dining

- Tortuga – Children's Club

- The St. Regis Spa and Wellness Center

- The Boutique – A luxury artisanal retail concept

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